South Africa tour of India, 2nd Test: India v South Africa at Ahmedabad, Apr 3-5, 2008
South Africa won by an innings and 90 runs
3,4,5 April 2008 (5-day match)
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15.4

Sreesanth to Amla, 2 runs, gets off the mark with a confident flick off the pads past midwicket

15.5

Sreesanth to Amla, FOUR, sprays that down the leg side, the late movement doesn't help Sreesanth as Amla whips that very easily past the keeper and down to fine leg

15.6

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, he ensures he pitches this around the offstump, the bounce is encouraging too as Amla hops and defends back to the bowler

South Africa 84/1   HM Amla 6* (3b 1x4)
16.3

Pathan to Amla, no run, just back of a length outside off, he hops back quickly and defends

16.4

Pathan to Amla, 1 run, digs it in short and Amla swivels and pulls firmly along the turf past square leg, the ball appears to be headed towards the fence but Sreesanth mops up well and the crowd cheer as well

South Africa 86/1   HM Amla 7* (5b 1x4)
17.1

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, fires in a yorker length outside off, he gets nicely behind it and pushes through the line to mid-off

17.2

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, holds the length back outside off, he gets behind the line and defends

17.3

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, fuller in length, he's drawn forward into the drive, mid-off picks it up

17.4

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, full again outside off, he gets behind the line and pushes to RP at mid-off

17.5

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, driven firmly and RP at mid-off shows good commitment to slide to his left and intercept ot

17.6

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, pitches on off and middle, he gets back and defends to the on side

South Africa 86/1   HM Amla 7* (11b 1x4)
19.1

Sreesanth to Amla, no run, bangs it in on a good length outside off, he gets nicely behind it and punches to the infield on the offside

19.2

Sreesanth to Amla, 1 run, hits the same good length but strays on the pads, Amla gets on top of it nicely and flicks it on the up past midwicket

South Africa 87/1   HM Amla 8* (13b 1x4)
20.1

Pathan to Amla, no run, hits a fullish length outside off, he drives through the line to mid-off

20.2

Pathan to Amla, 1 wide, loses his radar as he sprays this one really wide outside off stump, this is the third wide today

20.2

Pathan to Amla, no run, holds the length back outside off, he gets back and defends

20.3

Pathan to Amla, FOUR, slashed hard but he controls it, Pathan gives him a bit of width outside off, Amla rocks back and slashes this one with control between third slip and gully

20.4

Pathan to Amla, no run, hits a good length outside off, he shoulders arms

20.5

Pathan to Amla, no run

20.6

Pathan to Amla, 1 run, slides towards the pads, he moves across and tucks it with ease past square leg

South Africa 93/1   HM Amla 13* (19b 2x4)
21.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, flighted outside off, he lunges forward and defends

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, gets a half stride forward and taps it softly to the offside

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, fires that in quicker on leg, Amla moves his feet quickly and turns it towards mid-on

21.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, 2 runs, slides down the leg side, he gets down on his knee and sweeps to fine leg

21.5

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, gives it air outside off, he draws Amla forward for the defense

21.6

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, flighted on off and middle, he thrusts forward and defends back to the bower

South Africa 95/1   HM Amla 15* (25b 2x4)
22.5

Kumble to Amla, no run, flighted on off and middle, he gets forward and defends very close to the pad

22.6

Kumble to Amla, no run, cuts back on the pace and gives it more flight, he taps it back to Kumble who throws it back to Dhoni

South Africa 100/1   HM Amla 15* (27b 2x4)
24.1

Kumble to Amla, no run, pushes it outside off, he gets back and defends to mid-off

24.2

Kumble to Amla, no run, tosses it a little slower, he covers the line and defends

24.3

Kumble to Amla, 1 run, drifts this one inwards, he gets forward to defend and gets a thin inside edge onto his pads, stifled appeal from Kumble

South Africa 101/2   HM Amla 16* (30b 2x4)
25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, pushed in on middle and leg, he tucks it to midwicket

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, gets forward and defends to the on side

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, no run, flighted outside off, he gets well forward and defends

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Amla, OUT, Harbhajan strikes again.... He pushes it flat on middle and leg, he tries to tuck it to the on side but gets a thin edge onto his pad and Jaffer at forward short leg takes a straightforward catch

HM Amla c Jaffer b Harbhajan Singh 16 (48m 34b 2x4 0x6) SR: 47.05

South Africa 101/3   HM Amla 16 (34b 2x4)
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